• Reed: Life as a liberal arts major

    - Mar 4, 2016
    Keith Reed The University of Iowa held its semiannual Career and Internship Fair on Feb. 24. I have attended these fairs since I started at the UI, which comes up to six at this point....
  • Transgender rights vs. majority comfort 

    - Mar 2, 2016
    Marcus Vincent Brown South Dakota has become the battleground for the future of LGBTQ students, specifically those who identify as transgender in public schools. On Tuesday, South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard vetoed a bill that...
  • State segregation is not a solution

    - Mar 2, 2016
    Jack Dugan The Israeli/Palestinian conflict, waged ruthlessly by extremists on either side, has been a source of constant Western scrutiny and Middle Eastern malaise since the Six Day War in 1967, in which Israel launched...
  • Studer: The narrowing Democratic race

    - Mar 1, 2016
    Samuel Studer Over the weekend, Hillary Clinton produced a dominating win over Bernie Sanders in South Carolina’s Democratic primary, one of her biggest accomplishments of the race. This year, she was ahead by 56 percentage...
  • Elliot: Our own Waterloo

    - Mar 1, 2016
    Beau Elliot Last week, the Washington Post made an interesting observation: “The Texas primary next Tuesday now becomes either Cruz’s Alamo or his Waterloo, depending on what happens.” Um, hmm. Well, yes, the “Texas primary...
  • Is a Trump nomination inevitable?

    - Feb 29, 2016
    Jace Brady The Republicans held their upteenth presidential debate on Feb. 25, and it was the first time I sat Donald Trump flustered. Sens. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio brutalized the man in a blend...
  • U.S. should take stronger stance on human rights 

    - Feb 29, 2016
    Christopher Cervantes Last week in Cairo, a controversial judicial sentence was carried out. On the surface, it appears to be a standard case. A defendant accused of being behind the death of three people, eight...
  • Reed: Sanders vs. Clinton in South Carolina

    - Feb 26, 2016
    Keith Reed The South Carolina Democratic primary will take place Saturday. In a 2014 survey, the U.S. Census Bureau found that almost 30 percent of South Carolina’s population is African American. It is only fair...
  • Newton: Prevalence of ‘study drugs’ says a lot

    - Feb 25, 2016
    Sydney Newton If you perform a simple Google search of “college study drugs,” your first result will be Adderall, a prescription drug used to treat people diagnosed with ADHD or ADD. The drug is safe...
  • Soyer: Time to update sex-ed classes

    - Feb 25, 2016
    Hannah Soyer The summer after my freshman year of high school, I spent two weeks in New York City participating in a creative-writing program for teens. One of my most memorable experiences wasn’t the museums...

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